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258 Use the ICON KEY on the FRONT COVER FLAP 2 North Sydney/Cabot Trail Set out on one of North America's most memorable scenic drives just minutes from this KOA. The 185-mile-long Cabot Trail traces the northern perimeter of Cape Breton Island, hugging the shore along headlands, beaches, coves and picturesque fshing villages. Watch for whales from one of many dramatic vista points. Enjoy local seafood and other fare along the way, including indigenous cuisine at the Acadian Museum in Cheticamp. Circle back to this campground in a prime location, with terraced campsites overlooking the Bras d'Or inland sea. Diversions include a swimming beach, Wi-Fi, K9 park, mini golf, rec hall, play- ground and a boat launch. Canoe rentals available at the campground. Several golf courses are nearby; the ferry to Newfoundland is only 15 minutes away. Max pull thru: 75 ft. Your hosts: Jason and Bonnie Christopher. Located on south side of Trans-Canada Hwy 105: West side of Seal Island Bridge, at base of Kelly's Mountain. 35 km (22 miles) east of Baddeck, 29 km (18 miles) west of North Sydney. On Trans-Canada Hwy (turn is "between" Exits 12 & 13). 1 Halifax West Resting on the banks of the Sackville River, this KOA creates a peaceful retreat within reach of many prime attractions. Settle in among open and wooded campsites. Rent a canoe on-site or explore the nearby wooded trails. Then plan your excursions. In downtown Halifax, 30 minutes away, admire the harbor view from the Halifax Citadel, which once guarded this key naval station of the British Empire. Stroll through the Halifax Public Gardens, the oldest Victorian garden in North America. Peggy's Cove, a much-photographed fshing village with a picture- perfect lighthouse and lobster pots, lies a few miles east. Watch the world's highest tides roll in and out of the Bay of Fundy and visit the site of the Acadian village that inspired Longfellow's Evangeline. Email: halifaxwestkoa@gmail.com. Pool: Victoria Wknd–Labour Day Wknd. Max pull thru: 100 ft. Your hosts: the Idy family. Exit 4B off 102: West 10 minutes on Hwy 101, Exit 3 to Sackville Drive, right 2 km. Nova Scotia 105 105 North Sydney Baddeck New Harris Rd. Dalem Lake Great Bras d'Or ® May 15 — October 15 koa.com/camp/north-sydney RESERVATIONS 800-562-7452 INFO 902-674-2145 3779 New Harris Road New Harris, NS B1X 1T1 101 1 102 Bay of Fundy Lower Sackville Bedford Halifax Exit 4B Exit 3 ® May 1 — October 31 koa.com/camp/halifax RESERVATIONS 888-562-4705 INFO 902-865-4342 3070 Sackville Drive Upper Sackville, NS B4E 3C9 SNOWBIRD TIP #3 Map out your route before you head south! You don't want to miss something amazing along the way, and af er you've defi ned your trip, be sure to share it with friends and family. That way, if an emergency arises, they can quickly fi nd you. KOA.COM/TRIP-PLANNER MAP YOUR TRIP USING

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